Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Delivering Health Care - Part 1
Lecture:Long-term Care Facilities
Slide content:Board and Care Homes (Group Homes) - 1 For people who cannot live alone and need help with ADLs Residents may Physical or mental disability Cognitive impairment Substance abuse Elderly 12
Slide notes:Group homes, often called board and care homes, are group living arrangements for people who need help with activities of daily living and are not able to live alone, but do not need nursing care. The residents of a group home may have physical disabilities, mental or developmental problems, mental illness, cognitive impairment, or substance abuse. It is important to note that not all residents are elderly. 12